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  1. News - China - CHINA POLITICS

    Dalai Lama set to renew efforts to revive Tibetan autonomy in China

    Posted Jun 05th 2014, 10:19am

    ... Agence France-Presse Prime minister of Tibet’s government in exile, Lobsang Sangay, expected to host a press conference after taking over the job of pushing for autonomy from the spiritual ... for Tibetans, in a bid to pile global pressure on Beijing to revisit the issue. The prime minister of Tibet’s government in exile, Lobsang Sangay, is expected to host a press conference, after taking ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    War commemoration suggests modern purpose for Beijing's version of history

    Posted Jul 13th 2014, 03:25am by Cary Huang

    ... and the ethnic minority regions of Xinjiang and Tibet and help accomplish what he calls the Chinese renaissance. However, the party's long official account of the war has been questioned this year. ...

  3. News - China - RESOURCES

    China drills 7km borehole in 'roof of world' in oil and gas hunt

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 03:53am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... according to mainland scientists who are following the project. Tibet's remoteness, thin air and lack of infrastructure have so far saved it from the unchecked exploration and extraction ... which state-owned oil companies were active in the region. But Li, who led one of the largest scientific drilling projects in Tibet, said: "Tibet's altitude and geology make it among ...

  4. News - China - CORRUPTION

    Two major generals detained as Sichuan graft probes widen

    Posted Jun 26th 2014, 03:21pm by Keith Zhai

    ... 55, is a vice-commissar in the Tibet military region. He was promoted to the role in 2011. He previously held senior military posts in Sichuan, including as senior army propaganda officer ... left the military in January after reaching the retirement age of 60. He has served in the Sichuan military region since 2006. His early military career started in Tibet, Sichuan's ...

  5. News - China

    China hits out at Spain court over Tibet case

    Posted Oct 12th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Beijing Court accepts case brought by Tibetans against Hu Jintao over 'human rights abuses' China hits out at Spain court over Tibet case China yesterday criticised a lawsuit in Spain against former Chinese president Hu Jintao over allegations of human rights abuses in Tibet. "Tibet is an inseparable part of China," foreign ministry ...

  6. Business - China Business - MR. SHANGKONG

    Beijing's Weibo ban hits close to home

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:26am by George Chen

    ... George Chen george.chen@scmp.com Suspension of accounts after the July 1 protest a worrying sign of threat to innovation, freedom Beijing's Weibo ban hits close to home Hong Kong is apparently becoming the next Tibet or Xinjiang on Sina Weibo, China's answer to Twitter, in terms of the level of political sensitivity these days. Politics and business can never be completely ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion - A GOOD WEEK FOR ...

    A Good Week for..., June 22, 2014

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 03:15am by STAFF

    ... Li Keqiang Premier Li Keqiang made a successful visit to Britain, where he signed trade deals worth HK$184 billion. Li (pictured) also had an unprecedented meeting with Queen Elizabeth at Windsor Castle. Both sides were trying to mend ties after British Prime Minister David Cameron met Tibet's exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, in 2012. Cameron said Britain ...

  8. News - China - DIPLOMACY

    Premier Li Keqiang unlikely to make political headway during British visit

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 05:44am by Cary Huang

    ... in three years. Analysts said the economy had become a driving force to improve Sino-British ties, despite long-standing differences over human rights, Tibet and other political issues. Jingdong ... issues, although, as usual, human rights, Tibet and Hong Kong would be on the agenda. Differences surfaced again in April when a British Foreign Office document criticising China's ...


    Dalai Lama urges China to embrace democracy on Tiananmen anniversary

    Posted Jun 04th 2014, 04:50pm

    ... "splittist" who espouses violence. He denies the charges, saying he only wants genuine autonomy for his homeland. China has ruled Tibet with an iron fist since troops marched in in 1950. The Dalai ... outlining its so-called Middle Way Approach that seeks to bring autonomy to Tibet through peaceful change. ...

  10. News - China - SECURITY

    Police shoot dead 13 attackers who rammed a public security building in Xinjiang

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 01:41pm by Angela Meng

    ... shot dead seven of the attackers and arrested the two survivors. Yecheng is at the crossroads of highways leading to Tibet, Qinghai and Kashgar. The county also shares borders with, and road ...




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